NEW YORK, NY – June 9, 2022 –
Resident®, a house of digitally native brands in the mattress and home goods market, today announced the official opening of its first-ever manufacturing facility in Jeffersonville, Indiana: Resident Mattress Manufactory (ReMM).
The opening of ReMM brings a state-of-the-art facility to the region enhancing the leading mattress and home goods company’s production, innovation and research and development efforts. ReMM is now manufacturing Resident mattress brands like Nectar® and DreamCloud® in Jeffersonville in its first vertical integration operation.
The project included investments for land, building and improvements, as well as new machinery and equipment. The facility provides approximately 300,000 square feet of manufacturing, distribution and office space. With this project, Resident is proud to contribute to continued economic growth of the region bringing 100 new manufacturing and technical job opportunities to the Jeffersonville area.
Resident has partnered with the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) to launch its facility and looks forward to continuing to work with IEDC as it grows its operations.
Wendy Dant Chesser, President and Chief Executive Officer of One Southern Indiana said, “Once again, Southern Indiana has competed head-on with locations in other states and emerged as the smart choice. With the amenities of River Ridge Commerce Center, a stellar education network, world-class infrastructure and a strong Hoosier workforce, our region offered everything Resident needed to bring these good-paying jobs to Southern Indiana. As the fastest-growing direct-to-consumer brand in their market, they’re an exciting addition to the vibrant portfolio of industries in this area. As always, 1si is ready to assist them in any way we can.”
“Resident is pleased to share news of the grand opening of our state-of-the-art flagship manufacturing facility in Jeffersonville. We are bringing innovative, efficient, energy-saving automation to our very first manufacturing location,” said Eric Hutchinson, Co-Chief Executive Officer, “and we are excited to partner with IEDC as we expand our workforce in the region.”
Interested applicants can visit www.residenthome.com to learn more about opportunities in Jeffersonville.
At Resident (http://residenthome.com/), we are all about products that make people love coming home. Resident is an industry-leading, digitally native house of brands in the mattress and home goods category. Our award-winning products provide unmatched comfort to over 2 million happy sleepers and are top ranked among consumers and the media. Nectar and DreamCloud products are available on our online direct to consumer channels, as well as across a wide network of premium retail partners.